This Animal Diorama and Research Report is such a fun and engaging project for your students! They will learn about an animal by creating a diorama of the animal's natural habitat. Students will research an animal of their choice, complete an Animal Research Report poster, organize and write a res
This unit has everything needed to complete a research project on penguins and so much more!
Your students are sure to love creating one or both of these adorable penguin craftivites to display their finished writing pieces. A variety of writing as well as research opportunities are provided in th
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Make sure to download the preview to access your FREE Cinco de Mayo original poem.
Your students will love celebrating Cinco de Mayo with this interactive project board/lapbook craftiv
Lapbooking is a popular project based craftivity that is used widely in schools, amongst students young and old! It's a very versatile method of recording information, while learning important skills as following directions, researching, and organization. Students have an opportunity to use their
This "stitched" Thanksgiving turkey makes an adorable holiday display with his traditional little Pilgrim hat!
Your students are sure to love creating this turkey craft and using it as a springboard into their writing. A variety of writing as well as research opportunities are provided in this uni
Students will love learning about the National Parks while designing an "extra large" postcard. On one side students will design a scene from their chosen national park. The other side of the postcard will have the teacher's address as well as a letter to the teacher from the student who is preten
Explorers- Explorer Flip Book and Buddy: This product consists of two projects for your students to complete to showcase their understanding of European Explorers. Students choose an explorer to research / study and utilize their text, the internet and other research materials to create a flip book
Are you looking for a fun and creative way to teach students to compare and contrast? Do you want to reinforce story elements at the same time? Perhaps you want your students to do research and identify the main idea and key details of a story and then summarize it. If so, then this is the activity
Can you believe it? Autumn is just around the corner. To kick off the season, check out this unit written around the fabulous book called "Leaf Man" written by Lois Ehlert. Your children will have the opportunity to: create leaf pouches, go on a leaf hunt, write a creative piece, create a comic str
Whenever I introduce a lesson, I try to have loads of pictures and information. I felt the my students took well to this Penguin lesson so I thought I'd post it. Since I didn't take the photographs I'm not charging. I did a lesson with my Kinder art classes on drawing habitats and will use the sa
Media Literacy is a topic that is becoming more and more popular. It is time to mainstream it into the ELA curriculum.
This product is a research project description with a list of possible topics. It may be used as a stand along assignment or would work well as past of a research or media literacy
The interactive March mobile will look adorable hanging in your room! Short on space and/or time, have students create the March accordion fold book.
This activity proved to be an awesome introduction on how to take notes and prepare for a research report. As a class, we read several articles on l
This is a whimsical hand-drawn page that will help students create thumbnail sketches in preparation for a larger, more in-depth work of art. Students will be reminded to try a variety of formats, points of view, and positive/negative space. Great for a traditional or choice based art room.
In depth research project for 3-5th graders. Guide students in their learning of the Animal Kingdom through step by step research worksheets. Students will have plenty of opportunties to read non-fiction articles on websites to define, describe and apply information about vertebrates and invertebrat
This is a 3 part project that students complete after a general class study on Explorers. Students write an essay, make a poster, and do an oral presentation.
This document includes:
*Detailed project description page
*Grading information page
This is a one-page practice for using reference sources by The Book Teacher with an answer key included. Reference materials addressed are dictionary, atlas, almanac, encyclopedia, and thesaurus. The handout includes a short description of each reference source and 13 questions. Students must dec
Students will have a lot of fun creating a Facebook page for any artist. It's one of my own students' favorite assignments! It can be used for upper middle school through high school-aged kids.
This series of handouts include:
* A culturally diverse list of famous painters (though you can use any
As part of the Common Core State Standards and New York State history, teaching the students about the Iroquois culture is one of our highest priorities!
This project supports both of those curriculum-based goals.
It supports the ELA Common Core curriculum, AND is a creative and artistic way to ge
My students loved this project!
Students selected a famous painter and painting from a list. Students then researched the painter and painting, completing the research chart. Using this chart, the students completed a research paper/essay on the painter and the painting. Student then painted a m
I have compiled a group of thirty-nine famous Americans from our past and present. These caricatures are not only a fun project for students of all ages to complete, but also great for conversation starters and debates. Use them for research reports, creative writing, or as a coloring book. I purpo
This printable timeline includes four 8.5 x 11" pages with 14 timeline entries and a half-sheet title page. It can be printed, cut into fourths, and displayed in your art room, or printed, cut, and used as a timeline activity with students - great for a center focusing on at history! It is hand draw
This is a presentation about the abstract art of Frank Stella.
The content covers his evolution as an artist and meanings behind his artwork. There are 29 gorgeous slides (in a PDF format) that will get your students thinking in new and analytical ways.
His colorful artwork will go perfectly with
California Missions Project by Pages Of Grace
This is a 3 part project that students complete after a general class study on California Missions. Students write an essay, make a unique model/display of their missions (NO KITS---students are given a variety of choices to make some kind of model/disp
This is a fun activity that can be done in class or as a project. It was created in 2 tiers - one for gifted students and one for my average and learning disabled (LD) students. The students will create an inescapable prison through their use of geography. This lesson shows differentiation and is
Students will research and create a portfolio of fashion outfits/designs for each respective decade from the 1920's to the 1990's, including combining their favourite time period with a modern design.
Clear instructions list each required design for each decade, some written work in paragraph from t
Get your yearbook staff to teacher each other with student led lessons!
- Assignment Page
- Self Evaluation
-Student Lesson Plan Outline
-Sign Up List (with instructions)
- Interview Questions
- Caption Writing
- Data Collection
- Design Basics
Three writing projects that fit fall themes. The first project is a paragraph activity involving fall leaves. The second project is an imaginative scarecrow writing activity. The third is a research bat project. All activities include instructions, brainstorming, rough draft, and final copy handouts
This project is appropriate for kindergarten, first, or second graders. It can be adapted to fit your student's needs. The project asks students to choose a career that they would like to learn more about. They are then asked to create a visual aid to present their findings to their class.
I use these prompts in my advanced studio class (similar to AP, where students choose the direction of their learning).
The handouts are great because they get students to really think about the meaning behind their art. Because of the open-ended nature of the prompts, students may take a little g
The students illustrate pictures to demonstrate what they are learning about the Iditarod. Some of the pictures require them to research the information from websites such as Iditarod.com and to think more about what being a musher involves.
This Visual Arts Yearly Progression Outline for Prekindergarten-4th grade involves over 30 years of loving what I teach and wanting to provide the best that I can for my students. Each year, it seemed like I was asked to provide a new (and improved) curriculum for my classroom. Each year, there was
This Travel Poster Assignment by Miss Jean's Class is a research/representational project which can be used for studying and reporting on any community. Students will create a persuasive poster considering the geography, landforms, resources, weather and water of any community or region of the teac
Introduce students to an amazing artist named George Seurat and teach students to complete a pointilism piece of artwork.
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This is a dinosaur report project I did with my 2nd grade class. It can easily be adapted to first or third grades. I had the students do both a written report and a Glog presentation. All the documents can be edited to fit your needs.
This download includes the following:
1. Assignment templa
This is a short research book with forms that students use to research the state. They will need to use researching tools like the internet, or state information books. The students fill out basic state facts, what they want to learn about the state, they draw the state flag, they draw a state map,
This project based learning integrates science, writing, research, and creativity as students research and create projects about an ecosystem. This project includes written, oral, and presentation components.
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Bonjour chers (chères) collègues!
Voici un document qui je l’espère, facilitera votre planification et votre enseignement des arts plastiques.
Vous y trouverez :
• Un guide à cocher. Écrivez le nom des projets que vous réalisez et cochez le langage plastiq
This exciting activity is a great way for students to independently discover color mixtures and values, and take notes on their discoveries. There are instructions, but the color choices are left open for students to do their own experimenting. Great for the 2nd grade and up art room or classroom. A
After viewing Mona Lisa Smile, I give my students a day in the computer lab to complete this short but interesting research activity regarding the actual Mona Lisa by Leonardo DaVinci. It could be done with or without/before or after viewing the movie.
This is paired non-fiction/fiction differentiated unit used with the Magic Tree House books Penguins and Antarctica and Eve of the Emperor Penguin.
We purchase enough copies of Magic Tree House Penguins and Antarctica so students can partner read the book.
1 copy of Eve of the Emperor Penguin is u
Awaken your students curiosity and do a bit of art by doing a bird study. Begin by making bird feeders for your classroom or send them home with each student. Then ask your students to watch for activity at the bird feeder and record their observations in their very own Bird Journals! Each packet in
This is a worksheet that will guide students through a research assignment of a specific artist. The top of the worksheet allows students to record details about the artist's life and the bottom of the worksheet targets a specific painting. I have used this worksheet for several years in middle sc
This project is designed to allow maximum student choice and direction in the learning process. It offers students the chance to choose the topic and product to display the learning. Product options include brochure, poster, prezi, powerpoint, chart, book, report, debate, skit, game, or something el
These seven stations will introduce your students to the life and work of Dutch Impressionist Vincent Van Gogh (1853-1890). Each station focuses on one of Van Gogh's paintings and has an accompanying drawing activity. Adaptable to a variety of class sizes and durations, this lesson will have student
This fact sheet is guaranteed to keep students busy doing art history research!
Find birth & death dates as well as country of origin!
Great for cooperative learning groups!
*Included- Follow-up research questionnaire worksheets and research answer key!
*BONUS- download the FREE "Lifespan o
Teach students about 8 Contemporary Photographers included in this Journal:
Paula Couselo- Findikoglu
Dyanna- from Flicker!
This “artsy” unit is a fun way to incorporate the Black perspective into our pedagogy in order to help develop more inclusive classrooms and students. Included please find:
Suggestions for a variety of uses
A diagnostic pre-test, post-test, answers
An Inquiry Page
2 versions of the 1
I put together a free download of student examples of my famous American caricatures to use as a companion piece to the Famous American Caricatures for Kids unit for sale in my store. This free download could also be used with the free Presidents All in a Line unit. This download does not come with
This 17 slide PowerPoint presentation exposes the student to the major artists/artworks from the Middle Ages art period. It is a part of an Art History unit I have developed covering important art periods, major artists and the development of art. The title slide lists all of the periods I have incl
This file contains 2 Word documents: one is a sheet for students to use when reading about and researching snakes. The other is a template to make a snake body with each part of the body displaying one of the snake facts; this can be copied multiple times to make a really long snake!. It makes a won
This is a project that should last a couple of weeks both in the classroom and at home. Students will prepare a scrapbook with included criteria to learn more about their family, their culture and themselves. It can be used for one subject or be cross-curricular as it contains elements of language